Nursery Catalogue

How to check for availability

Use our Nursery Catalogue to check for availability of plants, select plants and add them to the enquiry list. View your selection and send it to the Nursery. (Plant photos taken at Great Dixter – majority by Carol Casselden).

What happens next

We reply to your list within 3 working days with availability of plants. Then, if you would like to proceed with an order, please contact us by telephone with credit or debit card details. If you do not receive an email from us within a week of making contact, please check your junk email folder before getting in touch.

Mail order delivery

**MAIL ORDER has now finished and will restart again at the end of October but enquiries and reservations can still made for plants to be collected from the nursery.**

Collecting Plants

Plants may also be collected direct from the nursery all year round. We are happy to reserve plants for collection if you would email us your list prior to your visit. Bringing your own box will be appreciated.

Pot sizes and prices

In general our £3.50 plants are in 9cm pots. £4.50 plants are in 10x10x11cm pots, £6.50 plants are in 1.5 – 2 litre pots and £8.50 plants are in 2 litre deep pots. But there are always exceptions and as the season progresses and plants grow, they may be potted on and thus incur a price increase.

Name Changes (most notably Asters)

https://www.greatdixter.co.uk/nursery-catalogue/products/asters/

Where plant names have newly changed they are listed under their new name, with their previous name or synonym listed in parenthesis. Most notably, many plants, but not all, in the Aster family have now been re-classified as Symphyotrichum, Eurybia and Galatella amongst others. Please check the list under these new names to find the plants that you are searching for.


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Dahlia

Some of our favourites, available in summer. Availability subject to winter. H2.
£5.50

Deutzia x rosea Carminea

Fairly low deciduous shrub with arching branches. Flowers bowl shaped, white inside, rosy purple without. Charming and fresh. May. 1.5m. H5.
£6.50

Dianthus carthusianorum

The Carthusian Pink was one of Christo’s favourites with tall slender arching stems and small, single magenta flowers... More Info »
£4.50

Dianthus cruentus

The Feld Pink was cleverly used by Cleve West in his Chelsea Best in Show Garden... More Info »
£4.50

Dianthus deltoides

A sweet, creeping pink forming a mat of green foliage from which rise several small single rich magenta-red flowers. Perennial. 45cm. H6.
£4.00

Dianthus knappii

The most unusual of pinks. A strong green rosette gives rise to sturdy stems with simple linear leaves, ending in clusters of buds that open into single pale yellow flowers... More Info »
£4.50

Dierama pulcherrimum

Angel’s Fishing Rods. Arching racemes of pink or magenta funnels on tough, wiry stems. Our own seedlings. July. Perennial. 1.5m. H4. Prices start from £4.00. More Info »
£4.00

Digitalis ferruginea Gigantea

The Rusty Foxglove is a short-lived perennial making deep green glossy rosettes of foliage that throw up impressive spires of upright stems decorated in small tubular apricot brown flowers... More Info »
£5.00

Digitalis lutea

A small short-lived perennial, foxglove with bright glossy basal leaves and delicate spires of pale yellow tubular flowers June-July. Ideally prefers part shade and well drained moist soil that is not water logged. 60cm H6. AGM.
£5.00

Digitalis parviflora

.The Small Flowered Foxglove is also short-lived as a perennial again with a rosette of linear dark green leaves giving rise to a dense community of slender upright stems... More Info »
£5.00